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Ericksonian Hypnosis Practitioner Certification Training
with Rachel Hott and Steven Leeds
on  Zoom or In Person 


Ericksonian Hypnosis is a widely recognized tool for exploring realms of the unconscious mind, identifying and activating our inner resources, discovering new ways for resolving inner conflicts, and handling obstacles and challenges. 


Discover how the unconscious mind is a source of wisdom and creativity. Develop a deeply satisfying relationship with your unconscious through hypnotic explorations and techniques and learn powerful tools for tapping into this unlimited source of possibilities.

The benefits of Hypnosis are many. They include:

  • Enjoying inner harmony, centeredness and balance

  • Remaining calm during difficult times and challenging situations

  • Being more focused

  • Resolving inner conflicts

  • Enhancing your creativity and increase your artistic expression

  • Optimizing your ability to problem solve

  • Freeing yourself from unwanted habits

  • Managing pain

  • Eliminating unwanted habits

  • Falling asleep easily and having restful sleeps

  • Lowering blood pressure

  • Being empowered

  • Developing peak performance state

  • Learning more effective ways of communicating with others and much more

Whether you are interested in this course for your personal development, learning to become a hypnotist, for acquiring greater depth and flexibility as a communicator, or for developing greater proficiency as a hypnotist, you will learn powerful skills and techniques that you can immediately incorporate into your life and your work. Students who successfully complete the Hypnosis Practitioner Certification Training will receive a certification from the NLP Center of New York as a Practitioner of Hypnosis and are eligible to apply for certification from the NGH (National Guild of Hypnotists) or the NBCCH (National Board of Certified Clinical Hypnotherapists).

Skills and Techniques you will learn include:

  • Self Hypnosis

  • Trance Induction

  • Mutual Hypnosis

  • Reframing in Trance

  • Resolving Inner Conflicts

  • Hypnotic Language Patterns (The Milton Model)

  • Time Space Distortion

  • Vibrational Symbols (Postive Hallucination)

  • Post Hypnotic Suggestions

  • Utilization of Deep Trance Phenomena

  • Age regression and Age Progression

  • Deep Trance Identification

  • Pain Management

  • Working with Addictions and Persistent Habits

  • Smoking Cessation and Weight Control

  • Archetypes-King/Queen-Magician- Warrior-Lover

  • Generative Trance Models

  • Parts Integration

  • Conscious/Unconscious Integration


Dr. Rachel Hott and Steven Leeds have practiced hypnotherapy for over 40 years and have been teaching Ericksonian Hypnosis for over three decades. 

IN-PERSON in Manhattan (At The Positive Mind Center 119 W. 57th St #1100)

Early Registration Discounted Tuition when paid in full: $2595 (One month in Advance)

Regular Registration: $2995 (Monthly payments available) 

Deposit Only: $595

ONLINE with Zoom

Early Registration Discounted Tuition when paid in full: $2195 (One month in Advance)

Regular Registration: $2595 (Monthly payments available)

Deposit Only: $595

Tuition less a $100 processing fee will be refunded if you cancel your registration up until four weeks prior to the start of the training. After that date your tuition can be applied toward “any” future training program we offer.


To REGISTER NOW, please SELECT ONE of the following options:

Option I (IN-PERSON)
In Manhattan


October 29, 2022- February 4, 2023

(9am-5pm ET)

(No Classes: November 26, December 24 and 31, 2022)

Option II (ON ZOOM)

Thursdays (On Zoom)

November 3, 2022-May 4, 2023, (10am-2pm ET)

(No Classes: Nov 24,  Dec 22, 29, 2022, Mar 2, April 6, 2023)

Option II:


Regular Tuition: $2695

Early Bird: $2295


October 30-31, November 13-14, December 11-12, 2021,

January 15-16, 29-30 and February 12-13, 2022

(9am-5pm ET)

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